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CLEEN Foundation in June 2008 moved to her new office complex (CLEEN Foundation Resource Centre) in Lagos. In futherance of her mission to promote public saftey, security and justice through empirical research, legislative advocacy and demonstration.. more
Our conference room is available for your business meetings, workshops, seminars, trainings e.t.c, with a seating capacity of up to 50 persons. A public address system with 2 cordless microphones, mulimedia projector, visual system presenter, DVD more
ELECTION SECURITY THREAT ASSESSMENT: TOWARDS 2015 ELECTIONS
The security situation has been dominated by the cases of cattle rustling, banditry, assassinations, ritual killings, political skirmishes and rape. Two different cases of violence in March 2014 killed over 200 people Katsina and Kaduna state alone. The violent confrontations between farmers and herdsmen, as well as overnight attacks against defenseless communities in some North central states by suspected Fulani marauders, pose serious threats to national security.This situation is seen by many communities as a reflection of the failure of the Nigerian state to protect its citizen, in the face of its displacement by non-state actors in terms of the control of the instruments of coercion. The inability of the security agencies to .........Read more.
POLICE STATION VISITORS’ WEEK 2013 - NIGERIA REPORT
The PSVW promotes accountability and transparency. It also enhances accessibility of the police stations by the public in which their interactions aid in finding a lasting solution to the relationship issue between the police and the public. The visit is a mechanism aimed to achieve community policing, building and fostering police community interactions, identifying good practices that can be shared and replicated by other police formations in the country and the region.The 2013 PSVW was conducted like the other editions with the same kit designed by Altus. The kit consists of 20 questions addressing the five categories of assessing the police stations and the services they render to the public.......Read more
YOUTHS, RADICALISATION AND AFFILIATION WITH INSURGENT GROUPS IN NORTHERN NIGERIA
The violent activities of the Boko Haram sect in Nigeria, which draws its members largely from the youth, have underpinned growing concern over youth radicalisation and religious extremism in Northern Nigeria. Radicalisation as it is understood here entails the process by which an individual or group transits from a state of passive reception of revolutionary, militant or extremist views, ideas and beliefs to active pursuit of the ideals of such views, ideas and beliefs, especially through supporting, promoting or adopting violence as a means to achieving such intentions. It is such transition that underlies violent extremism or terrorism.....Read more.
RAPPORT D’UN ATELIER REGIONAL DE TROIS JOURS SUR LES CONFLITS ET LA GOUVERNANCE DE LA SECURITE EN AFRIQUE DE L’OUEST
La réunion a été convoquée pour débattre une étude qui avait été réalisée sur le rôle du personnel de sécurité dans les situations de conflit mettant ainsi à essai l’hypothèse selon laquelle le personnel de sécurité aggrave toujours les situations de conflit. L’étude a été menée dans sept (7) pays de l’Afrique de l’Ouest lesquels sont le Niger, le Burkina Faso, le Libéria, la Sierra Léone, le Mali, le Nigeria et le Ghana.
L’Atelier qui a tiré des participants venus des groupes de la société civile, des ONG, des agences de sécurité, de la police, du monde intellectuel, du media des pays qui ont été étudiés, a également identifié les voies et moyens de contrôler les conflits dans la région.....Read more.
REPORT OF A THREE-DAY REGIONAL WORKSHOP ON CONFLICTS AND SECURITY GOVERNANCE IN WEST AFRICA ORGANISED
The conference presented academic studies and analyses of the state of security governance in each country with particular emphasis on security governance, its impact on conflict situations, lessons learnt and what could be done to improve security governance. The findings presented were contained in a book, Conflicts and Security Governance in West Africa, edited by Dr Abdul Raufu Mustapha, which was contained in each participant’s conference bag. Presentations were taken by the researchers that conducted the studies in each country.The conference identified ways of curbing conflicts in the region, while ensuring that strategic governance is the yardstick for.......Read more